Napa County foreclosures fall to 8-year low - Napa Valley Register


Napa Valley Register

Napa County foreclosures fall to 8-year low
Napa Valley Register
The number of Napa County foreclosures dropped to its lowest point in eight years in 2014, according to data from the Napa County Recorder's office. A total of 71 homeowners lost a property to foreclosure in 2014, compared to 159 in 2013. The last time ...


City of Spokane using registry to clean up foreclosures - KREM.com (subscription)


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City of Spokane using registry to clean up foreclosures
KREM.com (subscription)
The City of Spokane has created a proposal to help eliminate boarded-up, abandoned homes in the area. Currently, a third of all abandoned homes in Spokane are foreclosures, meaning bank in a far away place is in charge of maintaining that home.


Economy helps with foreclosure drop - Daily Republic


Daily Republic

Economy helps with foreclosure drop
Daily Republic
Mitchell Area Development Corporation Executive Director Bryan Hisel said there is often a correlation between an improved economy and the decrease figures in foreclosures. "Clearly the economy helps drive those numbers," Hisel said. "You look at the ...


Maryland No. 2 in rate of home foreclosures - Daily Record (subscription)


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Maryland No. 2 in rate of home foreclosures
Daily Record (subscription)
Maryland has the second-highest rate of foreclosure among states, as the U.S. mortgage delinquency rate fell to the lowest in more than seven years in the fourth quarter, the Mortgage Bankers Association said in a report today. The improving job market ...
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Where zombie foreclosures are making a comeback - CNNMoney


CNNMoney

Where zombie foreclosures are making a comeback
CNNMoney
Vacated by the homeowner and left unattended, zombie foreclosures are still plaguing many housing markets. Nearly one in four homes in foreclosure at the end of January were already abandoned by the owner before being repossessed, a recent ...
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Detroit homeowners face new wave of foreclosures - Al Jazeera America


Al Jazeera America

Detroit homeowners face new wave of foreclosures
Al Jazeera America
DETROIT — Tens of thousands of Detroit homeowners are facing possible foreclosure in the next year as the county cracks down on back taxes owed, which activists say are often extremely inflated because the county assesses property taxes on the basis ...